Part 2 of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act) established the Information Publication Scheme (IPS) for Australian government agencies subject to the FOI Act. The IPS commenced on 1 May 2011 and requires agencies to make a broad range of information available online where possible.

IPS plan

Information about how we will meet the IPS obligation is available in our IPS plan:

Who we are

Find information about our key people, organisational structure, statutory appointments and employment arrangements.

What we do

We have four main areas of focus:

  • Transforming the structure of telecommunications
  • Enhancing the broadcasting sector
  • Realising the digital economy
  • Enabling a good consumer experience

Further information about our activities is available from our home page.

Our reports and responses to Parliament

Find information about our reports and responses to Parliament:

Consultation arrangements

Find information about consultations:

Routinely provided information and FOI disclosure log

Find information on routinely accessed documents, including FOI requests and documents released in response to FOI requests.

Our priorities

Information about our priorities is provided in the Corporate Plan.

Our finances

Find information about our finances and procurement procedures.

Our data sets

We will publish our data sets to

Contact us

We can be contacted from our Contact us page.

Freedom of Information Officer contact details are available on the FOI page.

Web content accessibility

We will ensure, to the extent possible, that all online information it publishes under the IPS conforms to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (Version 2) (WCAG 2.0).

We will ensure that optional information published on our website conforms with WCAG 2.0 in accordance with the timeframe in Annexure B of our IPS Plan.

There may be documents on the IPS page that are currently not available in html format. If you are unable to read the format provided please contact us. A charge may be imposed to reimburse us for the cost incurred in reproducing the information or sending it to you. We will try to meet all reasonable requests for an alternate format of the document in a timely manner and at the lowest reasonable cost to you.